Three Star creeping on Manang's shadow with Machhindra win; Chyasal wins four

KATHMANDU, Dec. 16 -- Three Star Club has reclaimed its second position after a slender 1-0 win over struggler Machhindra Club in the ongoing Martyr's Memorial A-Division League in Halchowk on Saturda... Read More

Transport committees get three more months to register as companies

KATHMANDU, Dec. 16 -- The government has once again extended the deadline to register transport operators as companies, giving them time until mid-March next year. The three-month extension allows th... Read More

Salman Khan, Malaika Arora, attend Sohail Khan's party at new residence to celebrate his son's birthday. See pics

India, Dec. 16 -- For actor Salman Khan and his Khan-daan, family comes first. The actor, who is in Mumbai for hosting Bigg Boss 12 Weekend Ka Vaar episode, took out time to attend brother Sohail Khan... Read More

Goa Health Minister launches STEMI Goa Project

Panaji, Dec. 16 -- Goa Health Minister Vishwajit Rane launched STEMI Goa project at a function organised by Goa Medical College and Hospitals (GMC), Bambolim, in association with the Directorate of He... Read More


Chennai, Dec. 16 -- Tamil Nadu Health Minister C Vijayabhaskar was subjected to a marathon grilling of 11 hours by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Saturday in connection with the multi-cr... Read More

Trio sent to 10 yrs in prison for trying to smuggle drugs

Mumbai, Dec. 16 -- A special court for trying offences under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act convicted three persons for attempting to smuggle drugs through a courier to Lond... Read More

Odisha youths duped of lakhs over promise of job at Puri Srimandir

Puri, Dec. 16 -- Several youths of Odisha's Khordha district have alleged of being duped to the tune of lakhs of rupees by a person who had promised them to provide jobs at the Shree Jagannath Temple ... Read More

Dr. Ravi Perumalpillai, Oxford Surgeon who became a Jaffna Farmer

Sri Lanka, Dec. 16 -- By Jekhan Aruliah I write this piece as my appreciation of a Diasporan who came back to Jaffna and made a difference, sowing economic and medical seeds in the North. A friend wh... Read More

COP24 talks: Some countries unhappy with Paris rulebook, say it doesn't mention urgency of climate change

India, Dec. 16 -- A near final text on the Paris rulebook -guidelines for implementing the historic 2015 Paris Agreement - is now ready. After climate activists raised several concerns with the draft ... Read More

Community schools campaign against junk food

TANAHU, Dec. 16 -- Providing well cooked and nutritious food to students during tiffin time is not an uncommon practice in private schools. However, this is hardly seen in community schools. But prima... Read More